This snippet is from the second book in The Yakuza and the English Teacher which I hope to release by the end of the month.
He stared at his foot with a look of disgust, green smeared across it and between his toes, unsure of what to do next. Gou tried to remain balanced on one foot, keeping the offending limb hovering in the air as Jamie proved to be no help. Bent in half and laughing at his plight, Gou couldn’t find it within himself to be angry at him, the sound of Jamie’s laughing and the smile he wore that reached his eyes, worth it. The heavy darkness which had been weighing them both down, pushed away by the sound of Jamie’s body wracked with mirth.
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